Tri-State Gun Club
|Take US-61 to Montrose, IA and turn west on
280th street. The range is at the end of 280th.
The Tri-State Gun Club is predominantly a trap-shooting club. In addition to the trap shooting facilities, it has an excellent rifle and pistol range. It is
affiliated with the NRA, CMP, ATA and ISR&PA. It was incorporated in 1984 and moved to present facilities, which have been continuously, improved.
There is a spacious clubhouse with modern facilities. Which can accommodate approximately 100 people for tournaments or instructional purposes.
There is a large screen television, kitchen area and rest rooms in the clubhouse.
There are five trap houses equipped with voice control traps. Gun racks and shelters are located near the traps. One trap house can be accessed for
practice with a member’s gate key any time a club event is not in progress. Targets and equipment are stored in a separate storage shed. Registered
trap and league shoots are conducted year round.
The rifle range is designed for 25 to 200 meter events. There are 20 covered firing points on this range. 50 yard .22 bench rest matches and pistol
silhouette matches are held in addition to 100 yd CMP matches. A storage unit is used for storing target frames and targets.
A separate pistol range with covered firing points is adjacent to the rifle range. Forty yards is the maximum distance on the pistol range.
The facilities are available to all club members and their families. Law Enforcement members, youth organizations and hunter education students use the
facilities at no charge as a public service.
Membership dues are $40.00 for the first year and $35.00 thereafter. The club year runs from August 1 until July 31. Membership is for the entire family.
Each member is given a gate key, which also permits access to a trap house for practice. NRA membership not mandatory but is strongly encouraged.
The club is located at the end of 280th Street, Montrose. This is about half way between Fort Madison and Keokuk on Highway 61. The mailing address
is P.O. Box 336, Montrose, IA 52639.